A CIESE Collaborative Project

Riverside Elementary School, Princeton New Jersey

We predicted that warmer climates would find more macroinvertebrates and different types of macroinvertebrates. We predicted that colder climates would find less macroinvertebrates.

We collected:
3 water spider
12 water beetles
2 dragonfly nymphs
5 freshwater snails
2 freshwater mussels
1 damselfly nymph
2 amphipods
3 Mayfly nymphs

We also found 3 spring peeper tadpoles and 1 Eastern Box turtle!

Ms.Athanassiades' class